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A Daughter of Han: The Autobiography of a Chinese Working

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The term �ethnicity� is used in many ways. In terms of paid-up capital, turnover and number of employees, almost all of these inter-ethnically owned companies have remained SMEs. Uyghur separatists within Xinjiang drew inspiration and envy from their Central Asian neighbors’ independence after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, and they increased their movement toward a separate Uyghur state. Wilson's attempts at compromise left most of the groups dissatisfied, and led in part to his inability to have the Treaty of Versailles ratified.

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Radio ChopstiX: An American DJ in China

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The growth remained strong from 1996 to 2000. The Qin Dynasty was short-lived; it lasted only three years, until the death of the emperor. Hong Kong is served by many of the world's major airlines including leading U. Anti-Manchuism, together with anti-imperialism, was also expressed in the writings of Zhang Binglin (1868-1996), who regarded China’s penetration by the West as the biggest threat. In reviewing the literature for this section I looked first at theoretical understandings of ethnicity and national identity by missiologists, and then briefly surveyed three missiological approaches that take seriously the issue of ethnicity and national identity.

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Tan Kah-Kee -The Making of an Overseas Chinese Legend

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Such groups participated in protests over government policies or proposed legislation without restriction. They are also more likely to become teenage mothers. Hall of Nations: Houses without cottages host in the Hall of Nations on Sundays and on the 4th Tuesday of the month. The Ch'ing regime, already weakened by internal problems, was further enfeebled by European intervention, the devastating Taiping Rebellion (1848–65), and Japan's military success in 1894–95 (see Sino-Japanese War, First ).

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Chains in China: Imprisoned for His Faith, Pastor Chen

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In the cases of the latter strategy, the underlying policy rationalizations are most clearly presented by Nayar: This policy...partakes of a general strategy which seeks to establish a national loyalty and identity without destroying subnational ties, the strategy of "unity in diversity." Sprouting up around China are a number of Western-quality budget hotels that include the following chains, all of which have rooms in the ¥150-300 range and on-line advance booking in English: At the high end of the hotel food chain are international hotel chains and resorts, such as the Marriott, Hyatt and Shangri-La and their Chinese competitors.

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The Problem with Me: And Other Essays About Making Trouble

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In his October 13 policy address, the CE pledged both that the PCPD would issue new guidance and that his administration would legislate more-specific personal data protections through amendments to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. They extend along a 2,414-kilometer (1,500-mile) arc from Jammu and Kashmir in the northwest to where the Brahmaputra River cuts south through the mountains near the Myanmar border.

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Incubated in China: a memoir

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Age: People 14 years or younger make up 25.7 percent; those from 15 to 64, 67.6 percent; and those 65 or older, 6.7 percent. There were no reports of politically motivated disappearances. The Explanations of Some Questions by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress Concerning the Implementation of the Nationality Law of the People's Republic of China in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Explanations) have been endorsed by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress and the Government of HKSAR is authorised to designate its Immigration Department (ImmD) to handle applications related to Chinese nationality in HKSAR in accordance with CNL and the Explanations.

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Bull in a China Shop:

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And though Chinese-Malaysians do not have such religious dietary restrictions, many of them shun Malay-run shops because of rising resentment over the country's race-preferential economic policy of Bumiputra, which gives preferential treatment to Malaysia's ethnic majority. The least populous, the Lhoba nationality, numbered only 2965 in the 2000 census. Racial Discrimination in the Indonesian Legal System: Ethnic Chinese and Nation-Building Racial discrimination against the ethnic Chinese manifested itself in colonial laws.

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Red Sorrow: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution

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Where does that leave the large segment of the U. It was estimated that China's real GDP grew at an average annual rate of about 5.3 percent from 1960 to 1978. In 2003, China and India signed a border pact that represented an incremental improvement in their relations, and two years later a new agreement called for the settlement of border issues between the two nations. Dru Gladney, ‘Xinjiang: China’s Future West Bank?’ Current History, 101, 656 (September 2002), p. 269.

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Generalissimo: Chiang Kai-shek and the China He Lost

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Important holidays include the birth of the Prophet and the pilgrimage to Mecca, all of which hold a conspicuous place in the media. Second, the large number of immigrants among minorities means that many are not citizens and therefore are ineligible to vote. Shenyang's winters reduce the usual problems with cockroaches and insects found in developing countries, but moth infestation is a big problem.

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Yeh Ming-Ch'en: Viceroy of Liang Kuang 1852-8 (Cambridge

J. Y. Wong

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The usual tourist single-entry visa is valid for a visit of 30 days and must be used within three months of the date of issue. The NGIC attributes this increase in gang membership primarily to improved reporting, more aggressive recruitment efforts by gangs, the formation of new gangs, new opportunities for drug trafficking, and collaboration with rival gangs and drug trafficking organizations (DTOs).

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